Private 23453 Norfolks A coy 9th Battalion.
Joined up at Cromer aged 20 yrs 11 mths. 10th Dec 1915 - KIA 18th Oct 1916.
Possibly at the Battle of the Transloy Ridges, 1 - 18 October 1916, part of the Battle of the Somme.
Son of James and Harriet Cowling, Little Barney.
1911 Census. Living at 46. Honingham.
James Cowling Head 42 Farm Labourer born Drayton Norfolk.
Harriet wife 37 17yrs married Colton Norfolk
Owen son 17 Shepherd Colton
James son 16 Farm Labourer Colton
Florence daughter 13 school Colton
Mildred daughter 11 school Honingham norfolk
William son born and died between 1901 and 1911 census. Honingham.
George son 7 school Honingham.
Harriet daughter 5 Honingham.
Doris daughter 6 mths Honingham.
After moving to Barney J. E. Cowling became a chauffeur.